Events and Activations Coordinator

$92,216 - $102,536 yearly
  • Brisbane City Council
  • 266 George St, Brisbane City QLD 4000, Australia
  • Jan 08, 2021
Full time Strategy and Planning Other Trades and Services

Job Description

Req ID: 472841
Personnel Area: City Planning and Sustainability
Branch: City Planning and Economic Development
Salary Range: AUD $92,216 to $102,536 plus superannuation
Work type: Permanent Full-time

Brunswick Street and Chinatown Malls are vibrant shopping and entertainment hubs in Fortitude Valley. Brisbane City Council’s recent upgrade has supported the growth of Fortitude Valley and includes improved lighting, way-finding signage, dining and entertainment areas as well as new public art. We are focused on providing a range of events and services in the Valley Mall that highlights our vibrant, creative city.

Chinatown Mall hosts the popular Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations. This enables the community to celebrate through displays of rich cultural heritage and colourful festivities including lion dancers, firecrackers, traditional music and cultural performances.

The Events and Activations Coordinator’s role focuses on promoting, developing and supporting initiatives to enhance the Valley Malls precinct as an attraction to visitors, residents and tenants.

Successful applicants will have:

  • experience managing creative activations and events and meeting community priorities
  • good interpersonal skills partnering with internal stakeholders, local businesses and community groups
  • strong verbal and written communication skills
  • excellent project management experience working on multiple projects
  • previous experience successfully managing third party contracts
  • marketing awareness.

This role will undertake event production and presents a fantastic opportunity to use your event production skills to promote the Valley Malls at their most vibrant and creative. To ensure the success of this role, some weekend work will be required.

Other benefits of working for Council include:

  • flexible working hours and flexible arrangements
  • free gym and wellness centre
  • award winning superannuation fund
  • generous leave provisions
  • competitive salary.

Working in Council means delivering excellent customer service to the people of Brisbane.

How to apply: Click on the 'Apply' button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume and covering letter (of no more than one page) that demonstrates how you meet the key selection criteria for this role.

This role will require a Pre-Placement Medical, Working with Children Check and Criminal History Check.

Position description: CLICK HERE

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For more information: Please call Lindsay Peacock 3178 7506

Closing Date: Wednesday 20th January 2021 at 11:59pm

Brisbane City Council is a multi-award winning accessible and inclusive workplace where our people represent the diverse communities we serve, are supported and can feel safe. Council has been awarded Employer of the Year at the National Disability Awards and since 2018 has been recognised with ‘Gold Employer’ status from the Australian Workplace Equality Index for LGBTI inclusion.

Employees must apply for internal vacancies using one of the following options:

  • While at work signed in to Council’s system (Single Sign On) using a Council desktop, laptop or Surface Pro.
  • From home using a Remote Connection Service using an RSA SecureID token to log into the system.
  • The SharePoint app - download the SharePoint app onto your mobile device (make sure you have the multifactor authentication (MFA) app as well).
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Job Closing Date

Jan 20, 2021